Published on: 10th July 2013 | Updated on: 25th July 2022

NHS England will provide pharmacies with lists of sources of care and support in the area. Pharmacies will be expected to help people who ask for assistance by directing them to the most appropriate source of help.

Service Specification

Click on the link below to download the Service Specification for Essential Service 5 – Signposting:

Signposting Service Specification

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